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William Floyd

Born: 12/17/1734

Birthplace: Brookhaven, New York

Signed On: 8/2/1776

Signed For: New York

Died: 8/4/1821

Fun Facts:

  • William Floyd was not the only politically minded man in his family. Abraham Lincoln was a descendent of his.

  • During the Revolutionary War, the British used his home as a stable. It's now part of the National Park Service.

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